BLC Members in the News: Joanne Riley (UMass Boston) Named 2019 Bay State Legacy Award Recipient

Joanne Riley, Interim Dean of University Libraries, University of Massachusetts-Boston, has received the 2019 Bay State Legacy Award. The award is presented by the Massachusetts Historical Alliance to individuals who have "made an outstanding contribution to the the interpretation and presentation of Massachusetts history."

Joanne has an extensive background in preserving and providing access to Massahusetts history, and is known in particular for launching the Mass. Memories Road Show, an event-based public history project.

For more about the award and Joanne's accomplishments, read the press release here.